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COVID-19 Business Interruption Claims: How Will the Insurance and Reinsurance Disputes be Resolved, and is Arbitration the Answer?

Date: Sept 10, 2020 ONLINE


Time: 3:30 to 5:00 (Malaysia)

1 CPD point will be awarded. Prior REGISTRATION by September 8th is required.

This joint event is organized by ARIAS Asia, IPBA, CIArb and the Malaysian Bar Arbitration Committee.


Lai Wai Fong, Shearn Delamore & Co
Mary BL Thomson, Pacific Chambers
Kieran Humphrey, O'Melveny & Myers
Elaine Tay, Rajah & Tann

Moderated by Tunku Farik (Azim, Tunku Farik & Wong), IPBA JCM for Malaysia, the panel will discuss the interpretation of claims made under Business Interruption policies by businesses that have suffered losses. Interpretation of the laws has become more complex due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and disputes may require specialist arbitrators. Learn about the most current problems and the methods of dispute resolution in Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, and beyond.